How big are grasshoppers?

Answer Grasshoppers are a member of Class Insecta. Being a member of the insect class means that in addition to having six legs, the insect has three body parts: the head, thorax and abdomen. The full len... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Grasshoppers?

Grasshoppers are hopping around too much this summer. They destroy your plants and are just plain annoying. So, how do you get rid of them?

Do grasshoppers bite?

Grasshoppers have mouths that are capable of biting, according to Mississippi State University. Most grasshoppers do not bite, but a few species--such as the two-stripped grasshopper in Nebraska--b... Read More »

Do grasshoppers have stingers?

Grasshoppers don't sting. They usually protect themselves by jumping or flying away. Some grasshoppers can spit a brown liquid that distracts their enemies, giving them time to escape. Grasshoppe... Read More »

Do grasshoppers have eyes?

Grasshoppers, like many insects, have two types of eyes: the simple eye, called the ocellus, and a complex multifaceted eye. The complex eye is made up of many separate receptor sites called ommati... Read More »